Armenia’s national chess team coach Arshak Petrosyan is recognized World’s Best Trainer in 2011. The FIDE Trainers’ Commission rewarded the Armenian expert the Botvinnik Medal Award.
To note, the Armenian chess team headed by Arshak Petrosyan became the world champion last year in Ningbo, China.
Petrosyan was awarded a medal for the second time. He was awarded for the first time in 2008 when Armenia’s national chess team became Olympic champion for the second time.